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LA Levels
Life of a dancer... SARM 6, 7, 8

This course will run during homebase time on Thursday and Friday.

Genetic Variation MICV 6

In this course we will investigate the genetics behind inheritance and the importance of genetic

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LA Levels
"Survey says..." ZACW 5

"A new study says X is good for you" is reported one week, and then the next week, a new study sa

MEASUREMENT - continued LOUW 6

Measurement.

Materials Technology JARG 7, 8

This course progresses from term 1 with students beginning the term completing manufacturing desi

Ultimate Frisbee CRPE 4

It’s basically football with Frisbees. Learn how to catch and throw a disk.

Calculus DERT 8

The first two to three weeks we will finish Differentiation, then move onto Integration.

Who do you think you/we are? Ko wai koe? Ko wai tātou? KATA 4

This course is all about identity: yours and ours.

Can we have fun and save the planet? KATA 6, 7

This course will help you get to know yourself as you explore which values and behaviours will wo

Lost Wildlife Wars BREB 7

Through the centuries huge number of native animal species have gone extinct due to humans and th

What is a triangle? What is the probability I will be attacked by a cow vs a shark? And other important questions. JESD 5

This course will suit students who are planning to take an NCEA Level 1 maths course next year.

Creative writing / short story JOB 7

How do you write the perfect short story?

Experiment with Electricity MATP 7

The title of this descriptor is purposely misleading to lure students, many of which don’t read t

Independent English GEOM 5

This course is for students who want to work independently towards improving their literacy and/o

2.1 Level 3 Mathematics and Statistics LIBB 3

This class is for students working within Level 3.

Media and Film Studies - Advanced NCEA RICP 7, 8

In this course, we'll move on from our focus on film analysis (T1), to the design (T2) and produc

Pythagoras, Trigonometry and Statistics! MICV 5

This course will suit students who are planning to take an NCEA Level maths course next year.

2.1 Extension English GEOM 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

This course is for students who want to extend their literacy and/or English skills.

Writer's Workshop MEGW 5, 6

We will practice writing strategies to improve writing.

Introduction into Social psychology ALIS 4

Social Psychology is the study of how peoples feelings, thoughts and behaviours influence others.

Chinese MLA 5
Financial Literacy - Money - what to do and what not to do!! KAYH 3, 4

This course will involve lots of number as well as looking at money in the real world.

Algebra ALIS 5

abc + def = xyz. Could this be true?

Memory LAUB 7, 8

Memories form us, but they also shift and change. They are formative, but unreliable.

Legal Studies ALLH 8

Do we have a deal?

Essential Skills for the Professional Musician 2 MATD 6, 7, 8

This course is designed for students wanting to complete NCEA standards in music, or for experien

Level 3 Media Studies Term Two: Let's design some films RICP 8

This term, we'll take our skills from film analysis and plan our own short films, based around so

Level 3 Numeracy with Suze N1 SUZL 3

This term we are focusing on Measurement.
Time
Length
Volume

Clone of Lucy is a Drama Director MART 4, 5

Drama with Marlene, Lucy Webster (& Rose Hubble) will be developing Drama skills with improvi

Measurement DUNW 5, 6

Measurement is perhaps one of the most fundamental concepts.

When Rūaumoko grows restless MATP 6, 7

IF the Earth is the only place in the Universe that life exists, then we need to get a better und

8MED RICP 8

Term 2: Planning a Short Film

Design and Innovate JARG 7, 8

Developing and refining designs and outcomes for individualised projects

CHANCE and DATA /MEASUREMENT LOUW 6

We will finish the CHANCE and DATA topic then begin MEASUREMENT

Level 5 Algebra MATP 5

Everyone's favourite bit of maths - it's like number, but with letters instead....

Statistics and Probability NIKS 4

In this course you will learn about all of the many ways there are to represent data, exploring d

Level 4 Students ONLY - Numeracy 2 KAYH 3, 4

This term we have had a major focus on multiplication.

Electricity and magnetism ZACW 5, 6

This course will prepare students for an internal assessment (Science 1.2 AS90941) if they wish t

Level One Media Studies RICP 6

In Media Studies this year, we'll be looking primarily at films, and how to express ideas about s

SENIOR JAZZ BAND MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians working at NCEA level music who are wanting to

NETWORKS LOUW 7

NETWORKS

Level 3/4 Maths - Statistics STEH 3, 4

During this course we will interpret and analyse data and carry out statistical investigations.

Best in the Field - grass field based sports DEAC 4

Context - Team field sports - touch, football, Australian rules football, American flag football

Tourism in New Zealand CRPE 7

With the borders re-opening, NZ is set for a Tourism boom.

Integrated Studies 2 GEOM 7, 8

Motivation Theory/Human Resource Issues

Maths - Number strategies and knowledge STEH 4

Course Overview

Wet and windy MATP 7, 8

Level 7 students will start out the term looking at physical processes around and within the Eart

Mā te Mārama (Senior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 6, 7, 8

Nau mai, haere mai ki ngā tuākana o Ao Tawhiti!

Homeostasis - Physiology in Ultra-Endurance Events MATW 8

We will learn how the human body manages to continue functioning under changing conditions includ

But that's useless! KATA 4, 5

Or not!

Furrious scribbling and printmaking HOLR 4, 5

You will experience drawing like never before.

MEASUREMENT LOUW 5

MEASUREMENT

Level one NCEA art - red block HOLR 6

This course has a level one NCEA focus and continues from term one.

The future of energy ZACW 8

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY (weeks 1-2)

Ko Te Korero Me Te Whakarongo MART 6, 8

Kia mate a Ururoa! kei mate Tarakihi!

Minglish Level 1 RICP 6

('Minglish' is a combination of 'Media' and 'English')

Chances are - Part 1 DUNW 4

In this course we will study the science of chance: Probability!

7/8 Photography Folio Generation ROSM 7, 8

“This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio fo

Introduction to Genetics FLOM 6

During term 2 we will focus on genetics: What are genes and what do they do?

Organic chemistry - it's alkynes of fun ZACW 8

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no, not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon

There is no 'I' in TEAM SARA 6

You will participate in a range of different team sports - football, netball, touch, tchoukball,

American Studies RICM 5

This course is targeted at extending students working at Level 5 in the New Zealand Curriculum.

SENIOR JAZZ BAND MATD 7, 8

This course is a year long practical exploration of jazz forms and improvisation.

Measurement DUNW 4, 5

Duncan's measurement class.

Statistics and Probability KAYH 4

In this course you will learn about all of the many ways there are to represent data, exploring d

78 Art JONJ 7, 8

Term two - this course is for the whole year and started in term one.

Mathematics Chance and Data DERT 6

The probabilities of chance and data.

2.1 Visual Artists as Entrepreneurs HOLR 8

Make art in a medium of your choice that becomes a project suitable for exhibition and to sell.

Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Measurement Basics - Part 1 MATW 6

This course is designed towards achieving Numeracy at Level 1, going at a slow pace by completing

FRET BUZZ - Elementary Guitar Ensemble MATD 3, 4

This course is designed for beginner/ intermediate guitarists, who want to get better at playing

Algebra INOK 5

We will do Algebra.

ADVANCED MUSIC: NCEA LEVELS TWO AND THREE MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians, wanting to achieve standards at levels two and

45 Algebra INOK 4, 5

Algebra is the language of Maths and Science.

Term 2 2022, N5 - Mathematics with Libby LIBB 3, 4

In this class students are be working their way trough level 4 of the curriculum, with some Level

ADVANCED MUSIC 1; NCEA LEVEL 1 MATD 6, 7

This course is designed to support students wanting to achieve music standards in NCEA at level 1

You're probably going to lose... MATP 5

"The house always wins"
Or does it?

Senior Shakespeare LAUB 7

Full term course!

19th century physics FLOM 7

We will start this term with a proper practical experiment, planned and performed by the students

Minglish Level 1 - Reading! RICP 6

('Minglish' is a combination of 'Media' and 'English')

2.1 8English GEOM 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

Short Plays & Major Production Auditions MART 6, 7, 8

Students who may have not got a big role in the Sheilah Winn competition and do not wish to be in

Maths - Number strategies and knowledge ALEM 4, 5

YEAR 7 and 8 ONLY

Kia ora all,

Back to Basics - Creative Writing VERL 5

We will also focus on all things creative writing.

PROBABILITY METHODS / ALGEBRA LOUW 7

The Probability Methods topic continues from Term 1.

Chances are - Part 1 STEH 4

In this course we will study the science of chance: Probability!

Trigonometry GREO 5

We will study Trigonometry, the study of the angles and side lengths of triangles.

Social Responsibility PETB 6

Building on the Social Studies understandings developed earlier in the programme, the course will

Measurement and Number KAYH 4

This course will start with Perimeter and Area and then move quickly into measuring different sha

Measurement and Number MATW 3

This course will start with Perimeter and Area and then move quickly into measuring different sha

Picture Story Books BetM 5

In this class we'll get started with design fundamentals in preparation to create children's stor

Philosophy - OMG, is that God? BRES 3, 4

This course deals with questions of existence.

5/6 Earth Space Science: Let’s get ready to rumble! TERA 5, 6

What is that rumble? The earth is moving!

Preparing for the event continued... SARA 7, 8

This class is carried on from Term 1. Please only enrol if you were in it last term.

Not English English MEGW 5, 6

Not English English is a chance for you to lead your English learning.

Short Plays 2018 MART 6, 7, 8

Students who may not have got a big role in the Sheilah Winn Shakespeare competition and do not w

Advanced Mandarin Language and Culture Class MLA 4, 5

Dancing Through the Decades and Dance NZ Made SARM 4, 5

No new students until week 5.

Drop the base: Acids, bases and reactivity ZACW 6

This class will prepare students for the external assessment Science 1.5 Acids and Bases, which w

Project English: Enjoying Books and Movies GEOM 5

This course is for students who enjoy reading and watching movies.

Astronomical Cycling GREO 6

Learn about all the things that affect you!

Statistics and Probability GREO, DERT 5

This term you'll plan your own statistical investigation.

Reporting on Grandma and her Grammar MART 5

Grammar and punctuation will be covered this term with writing bigger reports.

Number Level 2 and 3 - working towards level 4 KAYH 3

This is a specific course for students who need to work towards level 4 maths.

2.1 Integrated Studies 1 GEOM 6

Integrated Studies combines Business Studies, English, and Enterprise into a holistic learning pr

Organic chemistry: it's alkynes of fun! ZACW 7

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no, not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon

Applied Physics (hopefully Flight) and Atomic and Nuclear Energy (and some history!). GREO 7

In this term we'll do the two internals we're going to do this year.

What are the odds of that? (Part 1) MICV 5

In this course we will investigate statistics and probability.

Shortland Street Filmed Scenes EMIM 4, 5

We'll be working with old Shortland Street scripts.

Music for Theatre and Film MATD 6

In this class we will be looking at how music is used in theatre, film and video games to create

Heroism in Literature ROBM 4, 5

In this class we will examine what it truly means to be a hero through the study of literature.

Maths - Number strategies and knowledge DEAC 3, 4, 5

Course Overview

**NEW PE CLASS** Let's play SARO 6, 7, 8

Let's take some time in our busy days to become physically active.

Contract law ALLH 8

Do we have a deal? What is required before a contract is formed.

Philosophy: God, Science, and Ultimate Questions BRES 7, 8

Where did the universe come from? Why is there evil in the world?

2.1 Level 3 Mathematics including Statistics LIBB 3, 4

This class is for students working within Level 3 who are not quite ready for Level 4, or who hav

ALGEBRA LOUW 5

abc + def = xyz. Could this be true?

Algebra and Graphs INOK 6

After doing an internal on probability we will work towards the external exams in algebra and gra

Advanced DRAMA Volume 2 ALIE 7, 8

We continue with two distinct streams operating at senior level; 6DRA will focus on ensemble skil

Calculus DERT 8

This is normally a FULL YEAR course for students who have completed level two mathematics.

Yellow
LA Levels
There and Back Again Continued! ROBM 4

We're almost done reading The Hobbit.

Understand a Propaganda ROBM 6

In 2.1 we will...

**New PE class** Invasion Games SARO 5

We will focus on the sports of tchouckball and ki o rahi and develop offence and defence tactica

Level Two English - Extended Text Analysis RICP 7

In this course, we’ll continue our study of the novel 'Annihilation' by Jeff VanderMeer, and fini

Philosophy: Origins, Space, Time BRES 6

Where did the universe come from? Could it have started from Nothing?

That's too graphic! GEOM 6

This course is for students who want to work towards improving their literacy and/or English skil

78HIS RICM 7, 8

This course is designed to support students with independent inquiries.

It's All Lies BetM 4

Lying has a really bad reputation.

The first steps of Quantum Mechanics, and waves FLOM 8

In the first part of this term we will study towards an internal exam covering various content co

MEASUREMENT - continued LOUW 6

Measurement.

Number - cont. ALIS 4

We will be continuing on with number for the first half of the term.

Sociology ALLH 8

Living in complex systems in society takes a toll. Understand why.

Education and Religion ALLH 8

The sociological analysis of these two institutions provide you with a critical analsis

Need For Speed JARG 3, 4

Designing things that go fast.

Abnormal Psychology ALLH 8

In this course we will look at some abnormal disorders.

Exhibiting in a public space HOLR 7, 8

This is a multi level course that best suits students working at year 12 and 13.

Sustainability: Rights, Values, Perspectives and Behaviours KATA 6, 7, 8

This course will help you get to know yourself as you explore what you value, what other people v

Quantitative analysis ZACW 8

We will carry out a thorough, long-term scientific investigation which involves quantitative anal

2.1 Level 3 Literacy LIBB 3

This course is a continuation of the work begun in Term 1, Level 3 Literacy, where students learn

Level 3 Literacy with Suze L1 SUZL 3, 4

Come and join us as we journey to Camp Green Lake with Stanley.

Advanced Design, Make and Innovate - Term 2 JARG 7, 8

Building on the design brief, research and design ideation, students will continue to develop pro

Calculus - Differentiation, Integration DERT 8

This is normally a full year course for students who have completed level two mathematics.

Clone of Probability Concepts INOK 8

We will work on Probability Concepts.

Commedia dell'Arte EMKN 7, 8

This course is focusing on the study of the Italian theatre form Commedia dell’Arte.

Grip it and Rip it! - Racket Sports DEAC 4

Context - individual racket sports - tennis, pickleball, table tennis, badminton, speedminton, s

Radio gaga BRAF 5

In this course we will listen to radio, and in doing so, build an understanding of the types of r

Integrated Studies 1 GEOM 5, 6

Human Resources
Students will conduct research into the employment process.

Backcountry Survival Skills PETB 8

This course will look at the skills and knowledge needed to survive in the bush, search and rescu

Mission to Mars - Level 4 ZACW 4

Unlimited needs YOU to help our class get to Mars!

4LitC - Lying and Deceit BetM 4

In this course we're going to explore lying and deception through some different contexts.

Number strategies KAYH 3, 4

This course will look at strategies to use to solve number questions.

Statistics DERT 8

Geography: Pirates Of Somalia EMMB 3, 4

Geography is a subject that helps us look at the world around us and how we effect the environmen

The Carbon Cycle and Climate Change ZACW 6

Carbon is a key ingredient for life on Earth.

Sociology ALLH 8

Money and Power.

Classics - The Gods of Mount Olympus PETB 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

An overview of the Gods of Mount Olympus and some of their more famous ‘adventures’.

2.1 Scenes from Great Plays EMIM 6, 7, 8

This is part of the year long Drama course offered at senior level offering NCEA level 1,2,3 stan

If you plant it, it will grow BREB 6

We can produce much of the food we need to survive in our own back yards.

Electricity ALIS 5

Hopefully no one will be shocked by the awesomeness of this electrical course.

Grandma verses Grammar 5Litb MART 5

Grammar and punctuation will be covered this term.

Define, Discuss and Defend Human Rights KATA 5

The class has spoken.

Manu Kōrero MART 6, 7, 8

Those wanting NCEA Level 1 (or higher) MUST BE committed to studying and would be expected to tak

Tales of the Supernatural - The Lord of the MEGW 5, 6

Journey into unknown worlds of mystery and evil possibilities, crammed with catastrophe, terror,

Photography ROSM 6, 7

“This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio fo

2.1Visual Artists as Entrepreneurs 2017 HOLR 8

We start the term by working out what you want to work on through the year.

On the Move: Tourists, Refugees and OEs KATA 4, 5

People move for all sorts of reasons.

Lyrics Then vs Now - Has anything really changed? KelB 4

During this course we will listen to and interpret songs from different genres.

More of an Introduction to Algebra DUNW 5

In this course you will be introduced to a number of essential algebraic concepts.

Calculus DERT 8

The first two to three weeks we will finish Differentiation, then move onto Integration.

Speakers for Change KATA 5

I sat down to listen to some speeches in preparation for this course the other day and ended up g

ADVANCED MUSIC 1 - (NCEA LEVELS 1 and 2...) MATD 6, 7

Do music for NCEA credits!

Measurey maths and shapey stuff - what's your angle? MATP 4, 5

Time to pull out the stopwatches, scales, thermometers and measuring tape.

Sports Science MATP 5

How do scientific principles help us to understand sports and sporting performance?

Calculus DERT 8

The first two to three weeks we will finish Differentiation, then move onto Integration.

Genre Study: Sci-fi ROBM 8

This course will look at a bunch of short stories and film across a range of time periods and sty

Busting the world apart BREB 7

Everyone has one, most have millions. Cells are the stuff we are made of!

FISTBALL…hmmm that sounds interesting! IANH 4, 5
Level 1 English - Term Two RICP 6

This term, we'll do a close study of a film (TBA).

NZ Short Films BRAF 4

In this course we examine and analyse a number of NZ Short films.

Psychology ALLH 8

This course looks at Social Psychology. Being in groups changes our behaviour.

Trigonometry, Measurement and Statistics GREO 5

This course is intended for year 10s aiming to complete Level 1 Maths next year.

Literacy - Stories for thinking STEH 4

Course Overview

You verses wild... can you survive? MATP 7, 8

Bring your best Bear Grylls and find out how to survive in the great New Zealand outdoors...

2.1 Level Three - Art making towards a folio HOLR 8

Term two - Recommended that those scheduling into this course have completed the term one progra

Serve and Volley SARB 5

Learn the tactics and strategies of badminton and volleyball.

MEASUREMENT / STATISTICS LOUW 5

MEASUREMENT

Become a Journalist MEGW 4, 5

Learn how to be a journalist, and learn about the relationship between journalists and society.

True Crime Literacy STMA 5

In the year 1999, high school student Hae Min Lee, disappeared without a trace.

2.1 Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Graphs L2 INOK 7

We will be looking at the Graphs relevant to the Algebra we have just finished.

Level 2 and 3 NCEA - yellow block HOLR 7, 8

Term two - this course is for the whole year and started in term one.

Term 2, 2022, L5 - Literacy with Libby LIBB 3, 4

In this course students will be working at level 3 and 4 of the curriculum with a focus on:

The name's Bond...Ionic Bond: Chemical Bonding, Structure, and Reactivity ZACW 7

QUANTITATIVE CHEMISTRY (weeks 1-2)

2.1 Level Three - Art making towards a folio HOLR 8

Term two - Recommended that those scheduling into this course have completed the term one progra

Level One English - The Mist (Novel Study) RICP 6

This term we'll start off by finishing our novel study of 'The Mist', by Stephen King.

Probably Stats Equations, Graphs and Tables GREO 6

We'll start by finishing our work towards the probability external.

Project Senior English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

Chemical Reactivity FLOM 7

In Term 2.1, we will focus on some important questions:

Organic chemistry: it's alkynes of fun! ZACW 7

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no, not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon

Pod casting! STEH 4

The ability to share your message and communicate clearly with others meaningfully, is valuable i

MAKING MUSIC: NCEA LEVEL ONE MATD 6

This course is part of a semester-long programme, designed to support students wanting to achieve

The Giver BetM 4, 5

Beth's English class.

Underway with a novel study of The Giver.

2.1 Tardieu Scenes EMIM 6, 7, 8

This is part of the year long Drama course offered at senior level offering NCEA level 1,2,3 stan

2.1 Film Studies and Project Based English GEOM 5, 6, 7

Film Studies explores the many aspects of films from the technical to the

The First Novel Study ROBM 5

In this course we will read what many believe to be the first English novel ever published.

Make A Space JARG 5

Help complete the fit out of the new GARAGE space, students will be developing workshop skills as

JINGLE HELL: Music in advertising, film and TV MATD 4, 5

In this course we will be looking at the use of music in film and TV, with a focus on advertising

Social Responsibility and Change PETB 7, 8

Building on the Social Studies understandings developed earlier, students will explore approaches

Startling Statistics! MICV 5

In this course you will learn how to conduct a statistical enquiry.

The name's Bond...Ionic Bond: Chemical Bonding and Structure ZACW 7

In Term 2, we will investigate the intermolecular and intramolecular forces that hold matter toge

Level 1 Numeracy INOK 5

Achieve level 1 Numeracy by working through a set of activities that assess everyday Maths.

The Big Big Think MEGW 6, 7, 8

Plan and complete a 'big think' project that combines different NCEA assessments.

Social Responsibility and Change PETB 7, 8

Building on the Social Studies understandings developed earlier in the programme, the course will

BEATNIKS: Percussion, Drums and World Music MATD 3, 4

Learn all about rhythm, time-signatures, sight-reading, improvisation and more through this fun h

3/4 English - Creative Writing STEH 3, 4

We will draw on 'Brain Games' for inspiration and motivation for our writing, but will focus on w

Creating with Digital Technologies - not a free time Gaming course! IANH 5

This is intended to be a whole year course where we plan, design and create Digital resources tha

The Joy of Reading (cont.) RICP 5

In this block, we will be reading a bunch of short stories. So many short stories!

Theres no I in Team EMMB 6

This is a whole term course we will be covering two units within the term.

Ngā Toi o Aotawhiti/Aotearoa MART 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Kōwhaiwhai and Tukutuku were in term 1, this term Whakairo is the traditional art form of the ta

The Short Story JOB 4, 5

Students will read a range of short stories in order to understand how they work; what makes for

Book to Film (or '5 Minglish') RICP 5

In this course students will study written texts (books, short stories and poetry), and convert t

Literacy - reading, writing and punctuation ALEM 3

YEAR 7 and 8 ONLY

Kia ora all,

Beginner Mandarin Language and Culture Class MLA 1, 2, 3

Gender & Sexuality: Roles and Issues REBF 7

"Gender and Sexuality: Issues and Roles" at Level 2 will a very interesting experience for you.

ALGEBRA LOUW 4, 5

abc + def = xyz. Could this be true?

JAZZ BAND: TERM 2 MATD 6, 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians working at NCEA level music who are wanting to

From the Insane: Shakespeare VERL 7, 8

In this course, students will be able to analyze insanity in literature through a study of Hamlet

Indoor Sports STEH 4, 5

We will travel to Howzat Indoor Sports and develop our Netball and Football skills.

2.1 Foundation Illustration HOLR 3, 4, 5, 6

You will explore the possibilities of line drawing.

Basketball - Skill acquisition STEH 4

This course will be happening at the Y.M.C.A. Bishopdale. We will catch the bus to and from.

Ways to well-being REBF 8

This term you will choose a health condition of your choice, and investigate how people treat/man

Invasion games ALEM 5

Through playing games you will discuss and implement strategies.

Information Literacy MEGT 6

The internet is a treasure trove of information.

Perform that Painting SARH 6

Using our ensemble group work skills, actors will be devising a performance based on an artwork f

5/6 NZ Certificate in Foundation Studies ANNH 5, 6

A personalised approach where you will develop and extend your own subject interests and critical

HOW HIGH THE MOON (JAZZ BAND) MATD 5, 6

In this class we will continue to build repertoire and advanced improvisation skills through a ra

Trigonometry, Measurement and Statistics GREO 5

This course is intended for year 10s aiming to complete Level 1 Maths next year.

Level 1 Maths 2021 Term 2 MATW 6

Students will work on either Algebra (1 internal, 2 externals) or Number or Statistics (internal)

78 NUMERACY LOUW 6

This course is for Year 12 and 13 students who have yet to gain the 10 credits for NCEA Level 1 N

Calculus DERT 8

The first two to three weeks we will finish Differentiation, then move onto Integration.

Individual Pathway English GEOM 5

This course is for students who want to develop their literacy and/or English skills.

The Joy of Podcasts and Audiobooks RICP 5

This course is targeted towards students who are operating at the higher end of the Level Five cu

Astrophysics GREO 7

We're going to look at the Universe and how it came to be - We'll look at stars their life cycle

If you plant it, it will grow BREB 6

We can produce much of the food we need to survive in our own back yards.

How can I improve my performance? SARA 7, 8

Level 2: This course will begin by participating in a variety of different methods of training (i

2.1 - 7/8 Art HOLR 7, 8

Term two - this course is for the whole year and started in term one.

GEOMETRIC REASONING LOUW 6

Pythagoras, Trigonometry and Circle Geometry –

Neoliberalism as Historic Force RICM 7, 8

This course will explore the historical significance of Neoliberalism for NZ.

The Geography of Covid - A Global Pandemic CRPE 6

Covid 19 has changed the world!

7BIO MATW 7

More info to follow...

Taking Action for Social and Environmental Justice KATA 7, 8

This term we look into social and environmental justice and answer the following questions:

Agree or disagree LAUB 4

In 2.1, this class will focus on radio and radio production.

Ko ngā Mangopare Tuākana - Senior Sharks MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Te reo Māori (language) and tikanga Māori (culture) are intertwined, and so learning te reo Māori

Literacy Tasks DEAC 4

Using online tools we will work on developing research strategies and writing our findings in min

Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Film LAUB 5

In this course we will look at film.

Green
LA Levels
What's the matter? SUZL 4

Matter is all around us.

Keep cool, don't sweat the small stuff! BREB 8

With a primary focus on the complex and advanced human body we will explore how our physiology ma

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This class aim's to be flexible to meet the varied needs of students.

Smartphone and iPad Photography ROSM 4, 5, 6

This course is designed to enable you to use your smartphone or iPad to take and enhance digital

Measurement ALIS 6

Measuring stuff is quite useful.

Human evolution and migrations MATP 5

Where do we, humans, come from? What did our ancestors look like? How long ago was that?

The Art of Architecture RICM 5

This course will explore the wonderful world of Architecture.

Project English GEOM 6

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

Out the front door - Map it CRPE 5

This course is about getting out and about in the city, taking photographs, researching places of

Short Plays 2017 MART 6, 7, 8

Students who may not have got a big role in the Sheilah Winn Shakespeare competition and do not w

The Writing Challenge MEGW 4

Express yourself and have fun with writing.

Improving my skill KelB 6

We will complete two assessments over 2.1 and 2.2 - a practical assessment where you are awarded

The Cooking Community II STMA 4, 5

“Food is not just about fuel.

Level 3 Media Studies - Designing a Short Film RICP 7, 8

For the remainder of the year, any student wishing to design and create a film for either Level 2

Social Responsibility within indoor football SARB 3, 4

Students will develop their social responsibility skills though the context of indoor football.

Graphs INOK 7

We will look at a series of graphs which show straight-line relationships, parabolas, hyperbolas,

Astronomical Cycling, the Solar System and Some Atomic Structure GREO 5

Learn about all the things that affect you!

Measurement with Jess JESD 6

This course is set up for students who are aiming to obtain 10 NCEA Level 1 numeracy credits.

Mission to Mars - Level 5 ZACW, KATA 5

Unlimited needs YOU to help our class get to Mars!

The inimitable Hitch: Director's study. JOB 8

Alfred Hitchcock (Hitch) is renowned for creating intelligent plots, witty dialogue and has been

Statistics level 1 DERT 6

For the first two weeks we will be finishing Measurement.

Ready, Set, Speech! ROBM 8

A lot of you are all working on independent assessments with your own due dates set - Keep going!

Musical Mastery MATD 4, 5

In this course we will be looking at a wide range of skills to enhance your musical experience; i

Calculus - Differentiation, Integration DERT 8

This is normally a full year course for students who have completed level two mathematics.

5PSY RICP 5

After finishing off our study of Lord of the Flies, we’ll look at some of the weird things which

Media and Film Studies - Beginner NCEA RICP 6, 7

In this course, we've focused on analysing the best thing to ever come out of New Zealand

Philosophy - Science: Good, Bad, Bogus BRES 7, 8

NO NEW ENROLMENTS! CONTINUES FROM TERM 1.

Design and Make JARG 5, 6

Designing and manufacturing a product.

Exhibiting in a public space HOLR 8

This is a multi level course that best suits students working at year 12 and 13.

6ENG BetM 6

In this course, we will study a range of texts (written and film) through the lens of English.

Training for improvement ALEM 7, 8

For term two is all go for level 2 and 3!

MEASUREMENT LOUW 5

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

2.1 Foundation Ceramics HOLR 4, 5

Developing skills with hand building, wheel work and more. This is a long term course.

Theatre Design ALIE 4

Due to the popularity of the Backstage Magic class, we are splitting this class into two streams.

Chemistry Internal ALIS 6

Because of the changes in classes in term one we couldn't do the chemistry practical so in 2.1 we

PROBABILITY METHODS / ALGEBRA LOUW 7

The Probability Methods topic continues from Term 1.

It's on like Ping Pong! STEH 5

Table tennis is a great sport for all!

Climate change: Science in the field (ecology, physics) ZACW 5, 6

In Term 1, we learned how about the role of human activity in the carbon cycle, and we examined a

6MAT LOUW 6

STATISTICS

Algebra INOK 4, 5

We start on Algebra which is the international "language" used to deal with mathematical, scienti

2.1 Level 4 Mathematics and Statistics LIBB 4

This class is for students working within Level 4.

EARTH - Our place in the Universe MATP 6, 7, 8

What are the geological processes that drive the development of our planet?

Do The Write Thing ROBM 4

THIS IS A WRITING HEAVY CLASS.

How to Thrive and be Happy - Finding Meaning in Life KIRM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Would you like to build a happy and meaningful life?

Goal setting REBF 6

Last term you improved someone else’s nutrition, now it’s your turn to improve your own well-bein

A taste of New Zealand history and culture KATA 5

In this course we begin with a trip back in time to Aotearoa/New Zealand in the early 1800s when

2.1 Ceramics - green block HOLR 4, 5

This is for those wanting to learn about working with clay.

Acting Young - Junior Drama MART 3, 4, 5

Performance Week is nearly upon us Juniors.

Me Timata Ano MART 1, 2, 3

“Ko te manu e kai ana te miro, nona te ngahere.

2.1 Level Two - Art making towards a folio HOLR 7

TermTwo - Recommended that those scheduling into this course have completed the term one program

2.1 Level Three - Art making towards a folio HOLR 8

(Pre- requisite is level two visual art, if you have not completed a level two art folio you must

Revolving Rotations GREO 8

This term we'll finish Mechanics and (hopefully) square away the remaining internals.

6 Project English GEOM 6

This course is for students who want to begin working towards Level 1 NCEA English.

48 Hour Film Festival 2020 MART 6, 7, 8

Film-makers remember the 48 Hour Film Festival this year - Friday 7pm to Sunday 7pm May 22-24.

4 Drama SARH (Foundation) Break a leg! SARH 4

What? Break a Leg!

Connections to Europe KATA 4

In term two, we move from our home in Te Moananui a Kiwa to Europe.

Kapa Haka MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Toku toa, he toa rangatira

Statistics L3 Inference DERT 8

We will be doing the internal Statistical Inference.

Google Classroom Code: yg7q3fh

Aroha BRAF 4, 5

This is a term long program where participants spend time in natural environments, as a way of co

Genetics and Evolution MATW 6

In this course, spanning over both blocks of Term 2, we will learn the most important concepts of

Spirit of the Game CRPE 5

This course is about integrity, empathy and communication.

AC vs DC GREO 8

This block we'll look at the physics of electricity and how current flow around a DC circuit can

The Climate Challenge KATA 5, 6

Communities, species and ecosystems around the globe are already experiencing the negative conseq

How to Adult 2022 term 2 KIRM 6, 7, 8

In term 2 we will focus on: life beyond school
work and study - this will include:

Sociology ALLH 8

Education and Religion are institutions which have an impact on us all. Find out how.

Report Writing MART 6, 7, 8

This class focusses on developing journalism skills by looking at factual writing in interesting

Philosophy: Origins, Space, Time BRES 6

Where did the universe come from? Could it have started from Nothing?

Measurement KAYH 3, 4

This course aims to teach students the basics of measurement.

Blowin' In The Wind ROBM 6

"I try to be a little different on every album," Bob Dylan told Rolling Stone editor Jann S.

How can I improve my performance? KelB 7, 8

Level 2: This course will begin by participating in a variety of different methods of training (i

Philosophy: OMG, is it God? BRES 7, 8

Does God exist?

7/8 Art HOLR 7, 8

This is a multi level course that best suits students working at year 12 and 13.

Atoms and Molecules INOK 4, 5

Atoms and Molecules are the Lego Blocks of matter.

BIGFISH: Music from Aotearoa/ New Zealand MATD 4, 5

In this course we will be playing, singing and studying a range of songs and instrumental music f

Social Responsibility PETB 6, 7, 8

Building on the understandings developed in Term One, students will undertake studies of social a

ADVANCED MUSIC 2; NCEA LEVELS 2 and 3 MATD 7, 8

PRE-REQUISITES

Minglish Level 2 RICP 7

In this course, students will study written and visual texts closely, then choose their own asses

Demonstrate understanding of mechanics GREO 7

We'll use this block to finish off mechanics.

Into the Dark MEGW 8

Buckle your seat belts.

Senior Minglish - Reading! RICP 7, 8

In this course, students will study written and visual texts closely, then choose their own asses

ENDURANCE = SWEET SWEAT DEAC 4, 5

We will be running a lot, we will be sweating a lot.

The Future is a Nightmare MEGW 7

Read some dystopian short stories: Harrison Bergeron, The Lottery, The Ones Who Walk Away From Om

Choose Your Own Adventure Continued ROBM 8

This course needs your help!

Philosophy and Ethics BRES 6

In this course we will apply ethical reasoning to the question: is the death penalty a just punis

Philosophy - Ethics and University course Phil 110 pt3 BRES 7, 8

For this block, classes are split between the NCEA Level 3 course in Ethics and the University co

Business Studies and Enterprise 1 GEOM 5

Business Studies 1 is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers

Film Makers & Yearbook Articles MART 6, 7, 8

Class continues for Film makers to develop a script, plan a film shoot and make a movie/short-fil

2.1 Integrated Studies 2 GEOM 7, 8

Integrated Studies combines Business Studies, English, and Enterprise into a holistic learning pr

Sexuality and Sexual health REBF 6

This topic will cover a range of sexual health and sexuality identity issues.

Kohknowco Lab 2.1 2017 in Green Block RENM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

How far can we go? Got an idea, a dream, a project, a problem to solve?

Electricity and magnetism: it's shocking! ZACW 5

In this NZC Level 5 science course, students will:

Table Tennis STEH 3, 4

We will travel to Canterbury Table Tennis on Blenheim Road and develop our skills.

Improving my skill ALEM 6

We will complete two assessments this term - a practical assessment where you are awarded for you

Philosophy - Science: Good, Bad, Bogus BRES 7, 8

CONTINUES FROM 1.2!

The Science of Space MATW 4

This Level 4 Science class will contain three separate parts:

Sew What - I can make that. TERA 4, 5

Have you always wanted to learn how to sew?

MAKING MUSIC: NCEA LEVEL ONE MATD 6

This course is part of a semester-long programme, designed to support students wanting to achieve

2.1 English: Film Studies GEOM 6

Film Studies is a comprehensive English course with a focus on film.

Space - the final frontier! MICV, ZACW 4

We will investigate the natural features of space (planets and stars) and then look into what hum

Atmosphere - AT it again... LAUB 6, 7, 8

This is a course where you can take control! Plan, make and print a magazine each term.

Woodwind Ensemble MATD 4, 5

In this class we will be playing a range of fun and challenging pieces for a wind ensemble.

How stuff works MATP 4

How do automatic doors open? Why do we have an airlock on the new building?

Level 2 PE EMMB 7

Students will learn about principles and methods of training and how to improve fitness and stren

Out The Front Door- Write it & Film it! SARH 5

This course is about telling our stories in the city!

Exploring Music MATD 4

The content of this course will be co-created between students and the LA.

Gothic Fiction and Horror in Film ROBM 8

Age 16+ due to films shown in this class.

It's on like Ping Pong! STEH, ALEM 5

Table tennis is a great sport for all!

8 BIO MATW 8

More info to follow.

Science Fiction BRAF 3, 4

On this course you will learn to write a science fiction genre story.

Statistics level 1 LOUW 6

We will be finishing the Measurement topic in the first two weeks.

Acting Schmacting ALIE 6, 7, 8

Take your skills from Schmacting to Acting.

2.1 Visual Artists as Entrepreneurs HOLR 7, 8

Make art in a medium of your choice that becomes a project suitable for exhibition and to sell.

Basketball SARA 6

The term will begin with learning skills needed to play basketball.

Turn on the heat FLOM 4, 5

This course will introduce the concepts of energy, heat exchanges and temperature.

Historical Research and Perspectives RICM 5, 6

This course focuses on successful historical research, students’ goal setting, self-management an

Biomechanics.... EMMB 7, 8

Level 3 students will analyse a sporting skill.

Amplify - Product Design and Make JARG 4, 5

Learn electronics and design skills as you develop an ipod/ MP3 amplifier/speaker.

6 Make and Create JARG 6

This course provides the opportunity for students to work with materials and tools to develop a p

ArchiTEC JARG 4

This class gives students opportunities to learn about architectural design principles, structura

3/4 Foundation Art - Sculpture ROSM 3, 4

Drawing and Sculpture

Show Quest 2019 Cont. SARM 4, 5

All performers and stage crew continue for 2.1.

Philosophy and Ethics BRES 5, 6

In this course we will apply ethical reasoning to the question: is the death penalty a just punis

Astronomy FLOM 7

Disclaimer: Astronomy and Astrology are not the same thing.

Film Study EMIM 5

We will be viewing film and exploring different writing, reading, speaking, listening English bas

ADVANCED MUSIC: NCEA LEVELS TWO AND THREE MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians, wanting to achieve standards at levels two and

Cafe Economics: focusing on yum GEOM 6

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

Silence Is Golden EMKN 4

Learn about the ‘Golden Age’ of cinema - the Silent Movie era.

5CUL - Culinary Skills BetM 5

In this course, we'll learn how to make interesting, yummy dishes from all over the world, whilst

Blue
LA Levels
Busting the world apart BREB 7

Everyone has one, most have millions. Cells are the stuff we are made of!

Learning to Teach FLOM 7, 8

Would you like to teach something that you’re expert in to a group of students?

Demonstrate movement and improve your performance ALEM 6

For term two we have three awesome learning opportunities available.

Foundation Philosophy MEGW 5

Does God exist? How do we know anything? What is a self? Do we have free will? What is real?

Blue - drawing and painting continued HOLR 4, 5

You will continue to develop your skills and techniques for drawing and painting further to the w

Senior Dance SARB 7, 8

Students who are working towards level 2 and 3 choreography will continue in this class.

Relationships with others SARF 4, 5

This term in Health we will focus on Relationships with others, skills and topics learned in this

Are you a Hero or a Villain? EMKN 5

This course is all about the theatre form of Melodrama with its stock characters and ‘over the to

Critical Reading Skills LAUB 4

I this course you will develop your reading skills.

Atmosphere: Weather, Climate, & Carbon KATA 5

Our focus this term is the atmosphere, but we'll need to interact with other Earth spheres such a

Around the World in 80 Pages ROBM 6

Last term we studied short stories from around the world.

Contemporary Issue: irrigation and dairying KATA 6

Taking water from rivers to irrigate dairy farms is a controversial issue in Aotearoa New Zealand

Statistics DERT 8

Introduction to practical music MATD 4, 5

If you play, or want to play a musical instrument, then this is the course for you!

5MED RICP 5

Film production basics

Advanced Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 8

This course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for university entrance an

Dairying, irrigation and river flows. What's your perspective? KATA 6

Taking water from rivers to irrigate dairy farms is a controversial issue in Aotearoa New Zealand

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This class aim's to be flexible to meet the varied needs of students.

Experiments and Chemistry! MICV 6

We will start the term looking at how to conduct and document valid scientific experiments.

The Science of the Human Body MATW 5

This Level 5 Science class will contain three separate parts:

78English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

Drawing and making prints HOLR 4, 5

You will experience drawing like never before.

That’s not fair! CRPE 6

This course is all about Social Justice and Human Rights.

Chemistry: propelling us into the future ZACW 8

We will first study atomic structure, quantum mechanics, and electron configuration.

CHANCE and DATA / LINEAR ALGEBRA LOUW 6

We will work on the Statistics component of the Chance and Data topic for the first half of the t

I believe in the stars and the planets MATP 4

Space, the final frontier....

2.1 Level Two - Art making towards a folio HOLR 7

TermTwo - Recommended that those scheduling into this course have completed the term one program

Philosophy - OMG, is that God? BRES 4, 5

This course deals with subjects that require a level of life experience and maturity.

Flash fiction LAUB 4

Flash fiction is a form of micro fiction, where every word counts.

Film Studies GEOM 6, 7

The Art of Monty Python

Social Responsibility and Change PETB 6, 7, 8

Building on the understandings developed in Term One, students will undertake studies of social a

Painting in blue block - - level 5 HOLR 5

By the end of term 2 you will have made 3 different kinds of paintings.

That’s A Rap ROBM 6

We will look at a style of poetry that emerged in the late 20th century and has now become a domi

Poisoning Paradise? - How to protect our forests CRPE 7

Poisoning Paradise? - How to protect our forests

he cities great survivors BREB 5

Where is the nature in a city? Does it change in different cities across the world?

Astrophysics FLOM 7

Disclaimer: Astronomy and Astrology are not the same thing.

CHANCE and DATA / RIGHT ANGLED TRIANGLES LOUW 6

RIGHT ANGLED TRIANGLES

Wolf Children - Film Study BRAF 4

Do you ever feel like howling at the moon?

Graphs INOK 7

We will be studying a large range of algebraic graphs and their transformations.

Planning of Films & Articles MART 6, 7, 8

Film-makers remember the 48 Hour Film Festival this year - date still to be confirmed.

From the Shadows of the Soul MEGW 6

We will continue to study different approaches to psychology.

Photography ROSM 8

“This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio fo

Theatre Technology ALIE 5

Due to the popularity of the Backstage Magic class, we are splitting this class into two streams.

Demonstrate an Understanding of Mechanical Systems Continued.... GREO 8

Students will investigate momenta in two dimensions, torques, gravity, angular motion and simple

What in the world REBF 6, 7

7 billion people...
Global issues all around us...

Psychology in Forensic Science JESD 4

What are memories?
Is it possible to falsify someone’s recollection of an event?

7MAT LOUW 7

NETWORKS - we will be continuing with this topic for 2-3 weeks.

Talk to Write KAYH 3, 4

Research shows that the best way to improve your writing is to improve your oral language.

Senior Earth and Space Science - SPACE MATP 6, 7, 8

Level 1 - Astronomical cycles

Level 2 - How stars and planets are born, live and die?

The Graveyard Book (continued novel study) -Term 2, 2017 RICP 4, 5

During this course, we'll finish off our study of 'The Graveyard Book', by Neil Gaiman.

Biological Validity: Protection or Poisoning - Who is right about 1080? MATW 7

We will look at the differing opinions and viewpoints portrayed in the media on a variety of biol

Mile high mechanics GREO 7

This term we'll finish the material for the mechanics external and work towards completing the se

What in the world? REBF 6, 7

7 billion people...
Global issues all around us...

Individual Pathway English GEOM 5

This course is for students who want to develop their literacy and/or English skills.

Learn the History & Language of Aotearoa MART 4, 5

We began the basics in Te Reo Māori in term one and now let’s extend our vocabulary!!!

JAZZ BAND MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians working at NCEA level music who are wanting to

Reaction time MATP, KATA 3, 4

We start the term looking at what a chemical and physical changes.

STAGE CHALLENGE 2015 SARB 5, 6, 7, 8

All term 1 students follow on.

Number and Statistics STEH 4

This course will have two distinct focus areas.

The first steps of quantum mechanics, and waves FLOM 8

In the first part of this term we will study towards an internal exam covering various content co

Photography EMIM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

We will photograph.

We will explore others' photography.

2.1 English: Film Studies GEOM 7

Film Studies is a comprehensive English course with a focus on film.

Law ALLH 8

Contract Law is examined in some detail. Do we have a deal?

Will humans be here in 1000 years? SARO 4, 5

Earth is changing and technology is improving, but what are we doing to our planet?

Business Studies and Enterprise 2 GEOM 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Improving my skill KelB 6

We will complete two assessments over 2.1 and 2.2 - a practical assessment where you are awarded

Philosophy – Ethics (University) BRES 8

This is second half of a TWO term University course. No new enrolments please.

Kohknowco Lab 2.2 RENM 4, 5

Formerly UPT Digital. Web, app, and games development. Tech innovation.

It's Dough Time! STMA 5

It's Dough Time!

MEASUREMENT LOUW 3, 4

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

Make JARG 4

Learn and develop basic construction skills as you produce a finished outcome that will make our

Philosophy: AI and us LAUB 6, 7

FOR STUDENTS AGED 13 AND ABOVE

The Fear Factor ROBM 8

All colour drains from your face, your palms go sweaty, the hair on the back of your neck stands

Kohknowco Lab 2.1 2017 in Blue Block RENM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

How far can we go? Got an idea, a dream, a project, a problem to solve?

Kohknowco Lab RENM 4, 5

Formerly UPT Digital. Web, app, and games development. Tech innovation.

Prototype JARG 6, 7, 8

Now we have a conceptual design you can start developing your prototype seating outcome.

Minglish Level 3 RICP 8

In this level 3 course, students will study written and visual texts closely, then choose their o

Properties of particles and thermochemistry FLOM 8

We will first study atomic structure, quantum mechanics, and electron configuration.

JINGLE HELL: Music in advertising, film and TV MATD 4, 5

In this course we will be looking at the use of music in film and TV, with a focus on advertising

The Past Today - Cultural, Historical & Obscure Sports and Games DEAC 4

Let's look at some really obscure sports.

Visual Text Study JOB 6

As a class we will study 'Mississippi Burning'.

Research LAUB 5

Kendra, one of our UC Masters student teachers, and Laura will be running a course designed to su

2.1 Level Three - Art making towards a folio HOLR 8

Term two

2.1 Foundation Ceramics HOLR 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Developing skills with hand building, wheel work and more. This is a long term course.

NCEA MUSIC - Term 2 MATD 6, 7, 8

For the first time ever, this year we will be running levels 1, 2 and 3 NCEA music standards in o

The "NEW" Stage Challenge - Alice's Odyssey SARM 5, 6

Sooo, Stage Challenge is no longer happening...

Fun and Games with No Legs EMMB 4, 5

Have you ever wanted to play wheelchair basketball?

How can I improve my performance? ALEM 7, 8

Level 2: This course will begin by participating in a variety of different methods of training (i

Learn the Secret Language of Te Reo Māori MART 6, 7, 8

Kaua e mate wheke mate ururoa
Don't die like a octopus, die like a hammerhead shark

2.1 The New Zealand Wars LIBB 5

Learn about the interesting history of the New Zealand Wars, a series of different conflicts that

Level 3 Statistics INOK 8

We will vote on which standard we look at but my suggestion is to finish probability concepts the

2.1 78 English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

2021 Term 2 8Biology MATW 8

We will spend the majority of time learning about Animal and Plant responses to the environment i

NCEA 78 English GEOM 6, 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

MEASUREMENT CONTINUED LOUW 6

For the first two/threee weeks we will be finishing Measurement.

FOUNDATION MUSIC 1: Understanding Music 2 MATD 4

This course is a fun and varied music class, designed for students working at level 4 of the New

Genetic variation (Part 1) MICV 6

In this course we will investigate the genetics behind inheritance and the importance of genetic

Graphs DERT 7

We will look at a series of graphs which show straight-line relationships, parabolas, hyperbolas,

Philosophy and Ethics BRES 5, 6

In this course we will apply ethical reasoning to the question: is the death penalty a just punis

This thing called LIFE MATP 3, 4

LIFE - It's complicated! What is life?

#FakeNews ROBM 7

In 2.1 we will...

Psychology in Forensic Science JESD TERA 4

What are memories?
Is it possible to falsify someone’s recollection of an event?

Indoor Sports STEH 5

This course will take place at Howzatt Indoor Sports. We will catch the bus to and from.

The name’s Bond...Ionic Bond ZACW 7

In Term 2, we will investigate the intermolecular and intramolecular forces that hold matter toge

Have Your Say BRAF 3, 4

Want to see some changes for your school, community, or in your city?

Philosophy - Arguments and Ethics BRES 4, 5

This course is open to all year levels.

Ball Sports - Hand-Eye Coordination DEAC 4, 5

Sporting Games all around.

Blue Climate Class: Hauora, Living Lightly, Manaakitanga, Rights and Justice KATA, BRES 5, 6

What can we do about te huringa o te āhuarangi / climate change and adapting to a low-carbon futu

Can fast foods be healthy? SARA 5

We will consider foods that are typically considered fast food (fish 'n' chips, burgers and other

MAKING MUSIC: NCEA LEVEL ONE MATD 6

This course is part of a semester-long programme, designed to support students wanting to achieve

Pause, breathe, smile.....and perform SARH 4

A drama course with a focus on mindfulness.

Measurement ALIS 5

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

Ko Ngā Manu Tēina - Junior Birds MART 1, 2

We began the basics in Te Reo Māori in term one and now let’s extend our vocabulary!!!

CHANCE and DATA / RIGHT ANGLED TRIANGLES ALIS 6

RIGHT ANGLED TRIANGLES

Chemistry: propelling us into the future ZACW 8

We will first study atomic structure, quantum mechanics, and electron configuration.

Hard work MATP 5

This course will have lots of work. Lots and lots of really hard work.

Te Reo o ngā Tuākana MART 6

Te reo Māori (language) and tikanga Māori (culture) are intertwined, and so learning te reo Māori

4CUL - Culinary Skills BetM 4

In this course, we'll learn how to make interesting, yummy dishes from all over the world, by foc

EMP 2 - Content Phase RICP 6, 7, 8

Why on earth are you looking at a course called EMP?

6 MAT - work place maths with John - Apply measurement in solving problems JOHS 6

We all use some sort of measurement in our lives whether it is associated with time, distance, we

Various variations of frenetic genetics! MICV 7

This term we will start by finishing off the adaptations internal.

Chookas ALIE 5

There is a placard at the sign in desk, stage door of the Princess Theatre in Melbourne, which ex

ART MUSIC MATD 7, 8

In this block we will be listening to, analysing, studying and creating music from a vast range o

6HIS RICM 6

This course is designed to support students with independent inquiries.

Planetary exploration - Rockets, rovers, satellites, drones and probes. MATP 5

It might be cool to send humans out into outer space, but the brutal truth is that it is a LOT ch

Purple
LA Levels
Performance @ AT Dance SARM 6, 7, 8

This term we will be focused on PERFORMANCE.

Creativity with Teeth. ALIE 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Change the world one creative act at a time.

Social Psychology ALLH 8

Topics include obedience to authority and group think.

Evolocity JARG 3, 4

Design and Build an electric vehicle - workshop only running on Friday 9-10:30am.

My wellbeing... your wellbeing.. OUR WELLBEING -Term 2 SARM 6, 7, 8

During term 1 - we looked at the underlying concepts of health, goal setting and resiliency.

PROBABILITY METHODS LOUW 7

This topic will be worked on independently by students using Education Perfect.

Various variations of frenetic genetics! MICV 7

This term we will start to work on our second external which will focus on genetic variation.

2.1 Understanding the Human Body - Level 4 Science. LIBB 4

The body is a complex system of interconnected parts with different functions and jobs.

Photography ROSM 6, 7

“This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio fo

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This class aim's to be flexible to meet the varied needs of students.

Clowning Around EMKN 6

Using ensemble group work, you will study the theatre form of Clowning and devise a performance t

Players.... ALIE 5

Love the spotlight? Time to dust off those acting skills and go for gold.

Simple Electronics JARG 3, 4

Learn to build electronics circuits - workshop only runs on Thursdays from 9-10:30am.

Elements of chance - Probability MATW 6

This course requires students to pose a question about the probability of a game of chance, plan

Literacee GEOM 3, 4, 5

This course focuses on students who have poor reading, writing and speaking skills (or a combinat

Sequences and Series - continued LOUW 7

We will continue with this topic started in Term 1.

Level One English - Extended Text Analysis RICP 6

This term, we'll spend the majority of our time analysing the main ideas in 'Ender's Game' by Ors

NETWORKS AND TRIGONOMETRY LOUW 7

NETWORKS - we will be continuing with this topic for 2-3 weeks.

2.1 Visual Arts Level 1 HOLR 6

This class suits those who want to make a body of work and not one only art works.

Basketball STEH 4, 5

We will be walking to the indoor stadium at ARA for some basketball.

I Still Can't Escape Survivor Island! ROBM 5

It seems we still haven't escaped Survivor Island!

Badminton and Volleyball SARA 4

We will participate in net wall games with a focus on badminton and volleyball.

Let's do something for a sustainable future (2.1) IS POSTPONED! Externals instead. KATA 7, 8

Kia ora dear students

5MAT LOUW 5

" ALGEBRA abc + def = xyz.

Speaking of Monsters (English and Psychology) MEGW 7, 8

Zombies and vampires, goblins, ghosts and cyborgs, monsters have always haunted the human imagina

Making things go BOOM - Chemical Bonding, Structure, Properties and Energy Changes ZACW 7

In Term 2, we will investigate the intermolecular and intramolecular forces that hold matter toge

Mā te Rongo (Junior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 3, 4

Nau mai, haere mai ki ngā tēina o Ao Tawhiti!

Comics, cartoons and Anime BRAF 4, 5

This course is adapted from the Comic festival. We will study Anime movies and comics.

Psychology in Context RICP 7, 8

This is a new course, so it might be a little weird. But it may also be quite fun!

Oceans, stars and planets MATP 7, 8

At NCEA L2 this term, we will be looking at the formation, life and death of stars and planetary

You're probably going to lose... MATP 5

"The house always wins"
Or does it?

Creating with Digital Technologies - not a free time Gaming course! IANH 4, 5

Come plan, design and create Digital projects that meet the needs of people in your world.

"All science is either physics or stamp collecting" MATP 6

Term 2 will be dedicated to a study of the Physical world (the study of energy and forces).

2.1 Visual Arts Level 1 HOLR 5, 6

This is an NCEA course and the pre requisite is to have completed term one.

Mā te Mōhio (Extension Junior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 5

Nau mai, haere mai ki ngā tēina o Ao Tawhiti!

Philosophy - Ethics BRES 8

CONTINUES FROM TERM 1. NO NEW ENROLMENTS PLEASE.

CHANCE and DATA / RIGHT ANGLED TRIANGLES LOUW 6

RIGHT ANGLED TRIANGLES

We will continue with this topic that was started in Term 1 -

8BIO - Plant and Animal responses to the environment JESD 8

This term we will be exploring how plants and animals are adapted to their given niche within an

Kōrero ki ngā Manu Kōrero MART 6, 7, 8

'Listen to the Birds Talking'
(Note: The Birds are a metaphor for the students)

Chemistry: because it's Au-some ZACW, TERA 5

Let's put on our lab coats and explore the awesome world of chemistry!

Painting in purple block - level 4 HOLR 4

This course shows you different ways of making paintings and helps you become more confident with

GEOMETRIC REASONING LOUW 6

Pythagoras, Trigonometry and Circle Geometry –

Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 6, 7

This term-long course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for NCEA assessm

Electromagnetism FLOM 8

During term 2 we will build on our previous knowledge of electromagnetism from level 2 NCEA to le

Statistics L3 INOK 8

We will work on Probability Concepts.

Filmmakers 2.2 Journalists MART 6, 7, 8

In 2.1 the National 48 Hours Furious Filmmaking Festival commences at the end of Week 2.

ADVANCED MUSIC 2 - (NCEA LEVEL 3) MATD 8

Do music for NCEA credits!

Level One English/Media - Term Two RICP 6

This term, we'll start by expressing our knowledge of film techniques in written form (and do a f

NZ SHORT FILMS Know your Rights BRAF 6

We will explore films which document the conditions faced by some of our most vulnerable citizen

Horror and Gothic Fiction MEGW 8

Elements of gothic fiction and horror have held an irresistible appeal for audiences for hundreds

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This course is for students with a passion or interest in all things Digital Technology (programm

Habitat JARG 4

Design and make a habitat for beneficial insects or wildlife.

NCEA 78English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

Astronomical cycles MICV 6

In this course we will investigate astronomical cycles e.g the orbit of the Earth around the Sun

The Cooking Community STMA 4

“Food is not just about fuel.

Animals and us LAUB 4

What is the difference between animals and us? How do we use animals, and how should we?

Philosophy: God, Science, and Ultimate Questions BRES 7, 8

Where did the universe come from? Why is there evil in the world?

What are the odds of that? MICV 5

In this course we will investigate statistics and probability.

Dance it SARB 7, 8

Pick your path.
Choreography and performance.

Level 2 English - Focus on Visual Language RICP 7

We'll spend the first week of this term creating visual texts based on our previous study of 'Rit

Chemical reactions and investigations ZACW 6

Weeks 1-5:

Drama Study MART 6, 7, 8

Drama External Exam Study is being offered for this year, where we will watch plays, analyze dire

2.1 Literacee GEOM 3, 4, 5, 6

If your spelling is something like this then this may be the course for you.

Survival Skills PETB 8

This course will look at the skills and knowledge needed to survive in the bush, search and rescu

Level 1 Math DERT 6

The Science of the Human Body MATW 5

This Level 5 Science class will contain three separate parts:

567 Digital Art Advanced BetM 5, 6, 7

In this class you'll learn cool skills including art fundamentals, how to use a drawing tablet, h

Nature - Getting out into it EMIM 4

Disclaimer: This is a cellphone and computer FREE course.

Advanced Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 7, 8

This course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for university entrance an

3 & 4 Literacy with Kate and Libby KATA LIBB 3, 4

This term we use food as the inspiration for our literacy.

Living Wall (2.1) JARG 5

This is the second part of this design project, where you been developing prototypes of your livi

Composition and performance MATD 5

This class is designed for students at the junior level who are serious about music, but not yet

Apply probability methods in solving problems / Algebra JOHS 7

We will start the term by finishing Probability Methods started in term 1.

Philosophy: University courses pt3 BRES 7, 8

Please be sure to read first.

Philosophy - OMG, is that God? BRES 4, 5

This course deals with questions of existence.

FOUNDATION MUSIC 2: TERM 2 MATD 5

This course is designed for serious students of music, who have an interest in music and already

Dance Choreograph Dance SARM 6, 7, 8

During this term we continue to work towards learning dances...

TRIGONOMETRY DERT 7

TRIGONOMETRY

Graphs INOK 7

We will finish Algebra and start on graphs. A large number of graphs will be looked at.

The Little Big Think MEGW 5, 6

Plan and complete a 'big think' project combining different learning areas.

Measurement continued GREO 6

Measurement.

RIGHT ANGLED TRIANGLES DERT 6

Finish RIGHT - ANGLED TRIANGLES

Gravity: Don't Let it Get you Down and Modern Physics GREO 8

In the first part of the term we'll work towards the "Demonstrate understanding of the applicatio

Organic chemistry - it's alkynes of fun ZACW 8

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no, not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon

Probability Concepts DERT 8

We will work on Probability Concepts.

PROBABILITY METHODS / ALGEBRA LOUW 7

The Probability Methods topic continues from Term 1.

Digital Art for Beginners - (focus on film) RICP 5, 6

Students in the course will learn the basics of drawing fundamentals, storyboarding and digital g

JINGLE HELL: Music in advertising, film and TV MATD 4, 5

In this course we will be looking at the use of music in film and TV, with a focus on advertising

6 Art JONJ 6

Term two - this course is for the whole year and started in term one.

Advanced Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 6, 7, 8

This course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for NCEA Levels 1, 2 and 3

Advanced Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 8

This course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for university entrance an

Earth, Air, Water and Space KATA 4

As an inhabitant of this pale blue dot, it's important you know a few things about it.

Electromagnetism and Modern physics FLOM 7, 8

This is going to be a busy term!

Senior dance @ Dance Unlimited SARM 6, 7, 8

Students in the class will be working on at least two of the following:

Ways to well-being REBF 8

This term you will choose a health condition of your choice, and investigate how people treat/man

Games invention ALEM 5

Is there a game you have played before and enjoyed but thought that some variations would make it

Earth cycles FLOM 5, 6

In this course, students will investigate how Astronomical cycles DO have an effect on the Earth

Are you up for it? SARO 4

Wanting to push yourself out of your comfort zone? Give new activities a go?

The Science of Big Things MATW 4

In this course, we will be learning about large objects and systems including: Organ systems, Pla

45LAN RICM 4, 5

In this unit students will investigate the differences between Cultural Knowledge and Language Kn

Health promotion REBF 7

During this topic you will learn what health promotion is about, how to set SMART goals and all a

Elementary, my dear Watson ZACW 8

Using chemistry and quantitative analysis, we will carry out a thorough scientific investigation.

4/5 Art Term 2 - Painting and Drawing LIBB 4, 5

For term 2 this art class focus is on drawing and painting.

There is no I in Team EMMB 6

Here students use interpersonal skills and will use a video diary format to demonstrate understan

78 Make and Create JARG 7

This course provides student the opportunity to make a complex product or body of design work.

History Portfolio: Presentations and Perspectives RICM 6, 7, 8

This course is a continuation of the work established in term 1.

2.1 Level One Art HOLR 5, 6

This course has a level one NCEA focus and continues from term one.

Measurement ALIS 5

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

Social Psychology ALLH 8

The Power of the Situation is important.

Developing Your Ideas/Performance Begins SARF 7, 8

This block we will finish our choreography assessments and begin on learning different dances for

Evolocity JARG 3, 4

Design and Build an electric vehicle.

Humans are like bacteria: learning about the life processes of living things ZACW 4

In this NZC Level 4 science course, students will study the life processes common to all living t

Orange
LA Levels
Philosophy - Ethics and University course Phil 110 pt3 BRES 7, 8

For this block, classes are split between the NCEA Level 3 course in Ethics and the University co

What is health? JOB 4, 5

On this course we'll look at all the aspects that constitute 'health', see how they work together

Junior Music: Getting it together MATD 3, 4

In this class we will be taking a practical look at how music is structured and organised, and pl

Torts ALLH 8

Torts are civil wrongs.

Keep cool, don't sweat the small stuff! BREB 8

With a primary focus on the complex and advanced human body we will explore how our physiology ma

Calculus DERT 8

The first two to three weeks we will finish Differentiation, then move onto Integration.

Speech! Speech! Speech! ROBM 8

Due to the change in situation, I have had to alter our year plan.

Senior Biology - Genetics MATW 7, 8

This class will combine Level 7 & 8 Biology.

2.1 Foundation Ceramics HOLR 4, 5

Developing skills with hand building, slip casting and more. This is a long term course.

PROBABILITY METHODS LOUW 7

This topic will be worked on independently by students using Education Perfect.

5HOL / MATD MATD 5

The descriptor for this course has yet to be provided.

Photography ROSM 8

“This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio fo

Education for Sustainability KATA 6, 7

In this class, levels 6 and 7 students will be working towards a sustainable future together.

2.1 Business Studies GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Optics FLOM 4, 5

We will study aspects of optics and properties of light.

Training programmes SARA 5

Do you have a fitness goal in mind?

How to Adult KIRM 6, 7, 8

A co-constructed course focusing on what you would like to learn to gain confidence and adult ski

Chinese MLA 6
Visual Arts Level 1 HOLR 6

This class suits those who want to make a body of work and not one only art works.

Playing for Change BRAF 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

In term one playing for change, played concerts in town, school concerts, as well as rehearsed an

Level 2 Media Studies - Term Two (Film design and planning) RICP 7, 8

This term, we begin a massive project for the rest of the year - creating a short film!* We'll di

Human Rights Now PETB 4, 5, 6

People being treated fairly and without prejudice is a fundamental human right.

6MAT LOUW 6

GEOMETRIC REASONING

What's that in your genes? MATP 6

What are genes and what do they do? Heredity, breading and pedigree....

Covid Chaos - A Global Study CRPE 7, 8

This course runs for 2.1. It is about exploring a Geographic topic at a Global Scale.

Zombi plague - part I MATP 5, 6

Microorganisms - bacteria, fungi and viruses...

Probability Concepts INOK 8

We will work on Probability Concepts.

The Future is a Nightmare MEGW 7

Explore frightening visions of the future.

Keep cool, don't sweat the small stuff! BREB 8

With a primary focus on the complex and advanced human body we will explore how our physiology ma

LEVEL ONE HOLR 6

This class suits those who want to make a body of work and not one off art works.

The Ukulele Orchestra! MATD 3, 4

This course is open to all ukulele enthusiasts, from beginners to advanced, students and parents

Clone of Preparing for the 48 Hours Film Competition MART 6, 7, 8

Learn to make a movie in the form of a short film, documentary, advertisement or music video.

STAGE CHALLENGE 2016 SARB 5, 6

If you are are interested in performing and dancing - we need you!

Light it up! (2.1) JARG 6

This is the final stage of the Light it Up course.

48 Hours Furious Film Making Competition TIME! MART 6, 7, 8

48 Hours Furious Film Making Competition Time (2.1) – 678MED
Marlene Te’evale-Hunt

Bigger, faster, stronger SARA 7, 8

Do you want to make your training more meaningful? Do you want to see better gains?

Kohknowco Lab RENM 4, 5

Formerly UPT Dgiital. Web, app, and games development. Tech innovation.

2.1 Extension English GEOM 6

This course is for students who want to extend their literacy and/or English skills.

Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 6, 7

This term-long course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for NCEA assessm

Can fast foods be healthy? KAYH 4

This course is aimed at Year 7+8 and the 5HOS is designed for Years 9-10.

2.1 getting started with clay HOLR 4

You will be learning about how to work with clay and developing skills with hand building.

Villains - The Joker VERL 5

This course will look in depth at the hero/villain relationship between Batman and Joker relying

Level 2/3 Media Studies - Creating a Film RICP 7, 8

For the remainder of the year, any student wishing to design and create a film for either Level 2

Clone of Bigger, faster, stronger SARA 7, 8

This course is continued from block 2.1

Leadership through Physical Education SARM 5, 6

During this block we are working towards and NCEA assessment, leading a group a year 5/6 students

Wreeding and Riting - Short Stories ROBM 4

Term 2 of this course will pivot from individual reading to class activities where we read a new

Drop the base: Acids, bases and reactivity ZACW 6

Term 2 of this course is ESSENTIAL for any student wishing to study chemistry beyond Level 1 NCEA

Statistics level 1 DERT 6

For the first two weeks we will be finishing Measurement.

Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Sound Phonics GREO 5

What's a wave? What are the different types of waves? What shapes can they have?

Brave New World MEGW 7

Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World portrays a futuristic society in which the individual is

Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 6, 7

This term-long course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for NCEA Level 1

ADVANCED MUSIC: NCEA LEVELS TWO AND THREE MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians, wanting to achieve standards at levels two and

The Fourth Estate- media and politics KA/LA 3, 4

Explore the role of the media in modern politics.

Book Study JOB 3, 4

Students will study two books over the course of a term.

Foundation Band MATD 4, 5

COURSE STRUCTURE

Breads and cereals of the world REBF 3, 4, 5

Lets learn about breads and cereals of the world!

Level 3 PE EMMB 8

‘Using Science to Improve Physical Skills”

Need For Speed JARG 5

This course provides opportunities for students to work in teams to develop a prototype electric

Jazz Band Term 2 MATD 5

This course will continue our holistic exploration of the world of Jazz music; playing, studying

Creative Writing and Prejudice in Literature ROBM 6

Why are people so cruel to each other?

UPT Digital RENM 3, 4, 5, 6

This Term, we'll continue to build your technical, artistic, and communication skills, find out h

STAGE CHALLENGE 2017 FINAL BLOCK SARB 5, 6

We are well underway for Stage Challenge and unfortunately can't take any new students this cours

Electricity and magnetism MATW 6

In this block we will learn about static electricity, electrical current, series and parallel cir

Theatre Design 101 ALIE 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Do you want to know how to design sets, costumes, lighting, props, sound, marketing materials or

Introduction to Genetics FLOM 6

During term 2 we will focus on genetics: What are genes and what do they do?

Philosophy - Arguments and Ethics BRES 3, 4

This course is open to all year levels.

Do we need natural areas in the city center? (Part 1) MICV 4

In this course will be investigate the relationship between people and the natural world.

Busting the world apart BREB 7

Everyone has one, most have millions. Cells are the stuff we are made of!

Endings and beginnings STEM 8

Sometimes it's not until the very end of a book that you understand the importance of the way it

5ENG - Extension English RICP 5

This course is designed for those students already operating at or above the 'typical' Y10 studen

Back to Nature SARM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

We are back again, creating and performing some of our artistic flair.

Ko Ngā Manu Tēina MART 1, 2

We began the basics in Te Reo Māori in term one and now let’s extend our vocabulary!!!